New Trier Township District 203 offers free Innovation and Tech Expo for parents and teachers

Innovation and Tech Expo

On Saturday, April 28, New Trier Township District 203 and the six sender public school districts that it serves are hosting a free Innovation and Tech Expo for all parents and teachers who wish to attend. The conference-style event will run from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the newly designed learning spaces of New Trier High School's Winnetka Campus, located at 385 Winnetka Ave.

Attendees will have the opportunity to select from a variety of breakout sessions led by township teachers, staff, and students who will inform participants about how innovations in technology are impacting the learning experience. Session types include Explore and Create, Interactive Playground, Listen and Learn, and Participate and Share, and span from "Integrating Social Media into Literacy" to "Basics: Parental Visibility, What Parents Should Know About Apple Devices."

Registration is not required, but highly recommended. Participants can pre-register by creating a Sched account and selecting sessions through the following link, where information about parking and entrance, each speaker, and each session can be found: https://goo.gl/TGmyE3 . Teachers can also receive 3.5 evidence hours/CPDU's at the completion of the event.